Faeldon told: Attend GCTA hearing or be detained anew | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, September 02). Faeldon told: Attend GCTA hearing or be detained anew. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved September 02, 2019 from https://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/faeldon-told-attend-gcta-hearing-or-be-detained-anew Faeldon told: Attend GCTA hearing or be detained anew September 02, 2019 BY VINCE NONATO The Senate has issued a subpoena commanding Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) Director General Nicanor Faeldon to … Continue reading

Bill to increase age of consent in rape cases | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 17). Bill to increase age of consent in rape cases. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 18, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/bill-to-increase-age-of-consent-in-rape-cases/ Bill to increase age of consent in rape cases July 17, 2019 | 8:38 pm PHILSTAR SENATE MAJORITY Leader Juan Miguel F. Zubiri has filed a bill that seeks to raise the age … Continue reading

Anti-bastos law: Rody chief enforcer | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 17). Anti-bastos law: Rody chief enforcer. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/300012/anti-bastos-law-rody-chief-enforcer.html Anti-bastos law: Rody chief enforcer posted July 17, 2019 at 01:25 am by MJ Blancaflor Since President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a bill penalizing sexist remarks toward women, he will be the first one … Continue reading

‘Anti-Bastos’ law hard to implement during Rody’s term, says Gabriela | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 17). ‘Anti-Bastos’ law hard to implement during Rody’s term, says Gabriela. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/%E2%80%98anti-bastos%E2%80%99-law-hard-implement-during-rody%E2%80%99s-term-says-gabriela ‘Anti-Bastos’ law hard to implement during Rody’s term, says Gabriela By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 17, 2019 GABRIELA party-list Rep. Arlene Brosas yesterday said implementing the “Anti-Bastos” law will be a … Continue reading

Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, July 15). Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sotto-lacson-downplay-un-human-rights-vote Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote BY VINCE NONATO – July 15, 2019 SENATE President Vicente Sotto III and Sen. Panfilo Lacson downplayed pressure on the Philippines to address its human rights situation, … Continue reading

3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. E., Ramos-Araneta, M. & Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 13). 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299684/3-years-after-arbitral-win-vs-china-sea-claims.html 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims posted July 13, 2019 at 01:55 am by Rey E. Requejo and Macon Ramos-Araneta, MJ Blancaflor Carpio, Del Rosario … Continue reading

Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. (2019, July 11). Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 11, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/speakership-race-proxy-war-between-sara-cabinet Speakership race: A proxy war between Sara, Cabinet? By WENDELL VIGILIA – July 11, 2019 A LAWMAKER who supported the speakership bid of Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Tuesday night claimed that he … Continue reading

Bill seeking EJK accountability pushed | Philstar.com

Reference: (2019, July 7). Bill seeking EJK accountability pushed. Philstar.com. Retrieved July 8, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/07/07/1932644/paolo-drops-speakership-bid-endorses-ungab Bill seeking EJK accountability pushed (philstar.com) – July 7, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — Detained Sen. Leila de Lima’s camp on Sunday said the senator is set to resubmit at the 18th Congress a bill seeking transparency in government and accountability … Continue reading

Gordon bucks death penalty, says it is no crime ‘deterrent’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. (2019, July 07). Gordon bucks death penalty, says it is no crime ‘deterrent’. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/299211/gordon-bucks-death-penalty-says-it-is-no-crime-deterrent-.html Gordon bucks death penalty, says it is no crime ‘deterrent’ posted July 07, 2019 at 11:10 pm by Macon Ramos-Araneta Since he does not believe that the death penalty is a deterrent to … Continue reading

Senators set to file pet bills ahead of 18th Congress opening | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. (2019, June 30). Senators set to file pet bills ahead of 18th Congress opening. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/senators-set-to-file-pet-bills-ahead-of-18th-congress-opening/ Senators set to file pet bills ahead of 18th Congress opening June 30, 2019 | 11:09 pm SENATORS WILL begin filing their pet bills and resolutions on Monday, three weeks before the opening … Continue reading

Senior citizens bill sent to Malacañang | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 01). Senior citizens bill sent to Malacañang. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/298697/senior-citizens-bill-sent-to-malaca-ang.html Senior citizens bill sent to Malacañang posted July 01, 2019 at 10:20 pm by Maricel Cruz The House of Representatives is now awaiting the approval and signature of President Rodrigo Duterte on the proposed “National Commission … Continue reading

Senators oppose China Telecom | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tamayo, B.E. (2018, November 13). Senators oppose China Telecom. The Manila Times Online. Retrieved November 14, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/senators-oppose-china-telecom/466654/ Senators oppose China Telecom BY BERNADETTE E. TAMAYO NOVEMBER 13, 2018 THE Senate minority bloc on Monday questioned the selection process employed by the government in choosing the Mislatel consortium as the “provisional” new major … Continue reading

Leila de Lima seeks probe on PNP’s ‘sex-for-freedom’ scheme | Philstar.com

Reference: Felipe, C.S. (2018, November 13). Leila de Lima seeks probe on PNP’s ‘sex-for-freedom’ scheme. Philstar.com. Retrieved November 13, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/nation/2018/11/13/1868043/leila-de-lima-seeks-probe-pnps-sex-freedom-scheme Leila de Lima seeks probe on PNP’s ‘sex-for-freedom’ scheme Cecille Suerte Felipe (The Philippine Star) – November 13, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Detained Sen. Leila de Lima has filed a resolution … Continue reading

Jaybee admits De Lima links | Daily Tribune

Reference: Mallari, M. (2018, September 13). Jaybee admits De Lima links. Tribune.net.ph. Retrieved September 20, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/09/13/jaybee-admits-de-lima-links/. Jaybee admits De Lima links By Mario J. Mallari – September 13, 2018 12:04 AM3276 Convicted drug lord Jaybee Sebastian has pleaded guilty to charges of conspiring with detained Sen. Leila de Lima and five others to … Continue reading

De Lima wants convicts out from testifying in drug case against her | Philstar.com

Reference: Patag, K. J. (2018, september 19). De Lima wants convicts out from testifying in drug case against her. Philstar.net. Retrieved September 19, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/18/1852602/de-lima-wants-convicts-out-testifying-drug-case-against-her. De Lima wants convicts out from testifying in drug case against her Kristine Joy Patag (philstar.com) – September 18, 2018 – 6:23pm MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Leila de Lima has … Continue reading

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